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  • Officials Request Public Assistance To Locate Missing Cannon County Teenager

    The Cannon County Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance with the location of 15-year-old runaway juvenile, Emily Warner/Jones. Emily has been missing since March 19th and officers have been unsuccessful at making any contact. According to information, she is believed to be in Rutherford County with an unknown male approximately 23 years old. Anyone with information … Read more

  • Tennessee Tree Day Means 100,000 New Trees

    America’s largest annual tree-planting event takes place this weekend across Tennessee. The day has been unanimously declared “Tennessee Tree Day 2023” by the Tennessee General Assembly and Governor Bill Lee, and it takes place on March 18. Over 8,000 Tennessee residents have signed up to plant more than 100,000 native trees during this event, organized … Read more

  • U.S. Reps. Rose and Soto Introduce Black Vulture Relief Act to Provide Regulatory Relief for Farmers

    U.S. Rep. John Rose, a member of the House Committee on Agriculture, former Tennessee Commissioner of Agriculture, and local farmer, and Rep. Darren Soto, a member of the House Committee on Agriculture, has introduced the Black Vulture Relief Act of 2023. The bipartisan bill allows livestock producers to take black vultures without a permit if … Read more

  • Group Effort Slows Sales to Minors

    A release from the Sheriff’s office gave details of a current campaign to slow sales of controlled substances to minors. The Cannon County Sheriff’s Office and the 16th Judicial District Attorney’s Office have received complaints from the Cannon County school system as well as parents pertaining to minors being in possession of and using vapes … Read more

  • Cannon County’s Clean Audit is a Noteworthy Achievement

    Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury Jason Mumpower is very pleased to announce that Cannon County has received a clean audit for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2022. The annual audit report was released with no findings, which is remarkable given the county government’s financial troubles in the recent past. The Comptroller’s Office believes the … Read more

  • Marketing Assistance Loan Availability Dates Approaching

    Commodity loans are currently available for producers of corn, wheat, and soybeans who have crop year 2022 commodities in storage. Applicants must meet all eligibility requirements before receiving these USDA benefits. To be eligible, a producer must maintain continual beneficial interest in the crop from harvest through the earlier of the date the loan is … Read more

  • New Online Resource Connects Tennesseans In Substance-Use Crisis To local Treatment Services

    A new substance abuse treatment locator website from the Tennessee Department of Health is available today at FindHelpNowTN.org. This site links individuals directly to care and help if they are struggling with a substance use disorder. “There is an immediate, critical point, where those struggling with substance abuse and misuse are absolutely ready to receive help,” said Tennessee … Read more